Relationship Advice Column: Ask April Maccario

Relationship Advice Column

In this relationship advice column, you'll be able to go through the various posts and articles that I've specifically created to answer readers' questions.

If you'd like your own question answered, don't hesitate to pop over to our contact page and submit your question to us.

Relationship Advice

September 28, 2020
How To Deal With A Stepchild That Hates You (9 Insightful Tips)

Stepfamilies or blended families have become increasingly common as the world has evolved. For instance, statistics show that 62 percent of couples in the United States under 55 have at least one step kin. That’s a lot of step kids, and traditionally, it can be a pretty volatile relationship.  Stories abound of stepmothers who are […]

Read More
September 1, 2020
How To Seduce Your Husband (23 Seductive Ways)

There’s a common misconception that femininity, sex appeal, seductiveness, and other properties attributed to women, come naturally. This can't be further from the truth! If you’re one of these women wondering how to seduce your husband, the good news is that you are not alone and you are not hopeless. I, too, have wondered about […]

Read More
September 1, 2020
Bet Ideas For Couples (25 Fun Bets)

Having some healthy competition with your partner is one of the ways to increase intimacy. You’ll be able to find out new things about each other, and bond in an entirely fun way. There are many bets that can spice up any dull moment in a relationship, and thankfully, this article narrows down the 25 […]

Read More
August 27, 2020
Characteristics Of A Successful Marriage (19 Top Tips)

The American Psychological Association reports that about 40-50% of all marriages end in divorce. For this reason, it’s important to know the characteristics of a successful marriage. What causes the end of good relationships, and what makes for a healthy marriage? Many people in successful relationships would agree that their partner meets their needs, which […]

Read More
August 27, 2020
Physical Touch Love Language Ideas (13 Playful Ways)

There’s more than one way to express love, and until Gary Chapman wrote his book on the 'Five Love Languages', we were all just winging it. In every relationship, partners like to ‘experience love,’ in various ways and the different love languages serve as a guide to show many how to express love to a […]

Read More
August 19, 2020
How To Stop Nagging (9 Insightful Tips)

No doubt, it’s very common for men to accuse women of nagging when in a relationship. This is because no one likes to be nagged and hassled every now and then; in fact, we all enjoy and cherish their peace of mind. More so, it is never in any man’s vision to return from a […]

Read More

Dating Advice

September 28, 2020
My Boyfriend's Family Hates Me (11 Things To Do)

So he asked you to meet his family, and you were either nervous or excited. After all, meeting the family means seriousness, and possibly exclusivity to your relationship.  And that part is what that matters most. So despite your nerves you get dolled up and choose the right outfit, and when you get there… it’s […]

Read More
September 25, 2020
27 Undeniable Signs He Is Fighting His Feelings for You

Men are quite good at a wide variety of things, especially the physical and intellectual stuff. They’re perfect planners, leaders, athletes, and more, however, if there’s one thing they’re especially not good at; it’s expressing their feelings. For women like us, it's much easier to express and share feelings, in fact, we can do it […]

Read More
September 25, 2020
Is He The One? (11+ Assuring Signs)

Whether you have been dating someone for a while and you are wondering whether he is the one for you or whether you are wondering whether your long-term boyfriend is husband material, keep reading for signs to find out.  There comes a point in every relationship where it is time to decide whether your partner […]

Read More
September 24, 2020
When You Catch A Guy Staring At You, What Is He Thinking? (9 Amusing Things)

There are probably not many guys that can say they haven’t stared at a girl before, and you can say the same for ladies as well. However, if that lady has ever been you, and looked directly at your face for more than 5 seconds before looking away, chances are, you thought deeply about what […]

Read More
September 24, 2020
Dating Red Flags (18 Alarming Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore)

Remember Frozen? When Princess Anna and Hans sang together about how love is an open door? Did the alarm bells also start blaring in your head at how quickly the romance developed and how willing he was to marry Anna after just meeting her?  While it might have been shocking to find out about his […]

Read More
September 24, 2020
19 Signs A Guy Has Never Had A Girlfriend (How To Spot One)

Although few and far between there are some guys who just never invested time into the opposite sex. Or maybe these are the ‘nice’ guys that girls have always looked over before. Fortunately, it’s pretty obvious when a guy has never had a girlfriend. They practically reek of 'first time boyfriend'. And if you are […]

Read More

Bedroom Advice

September 8, 2020
Pros And Cons Of Sex With A Stranger (9+ Possible Complications)

We’ve all been there. You talk to someone online for an extended period of time, and you feel like the two of you were meant to be together. It seems like you’ve known each other for years rather than the few weeks you’ve actually been talking online. In fact, you may have already changed your […]

Read More
September 7, 2020
What Is Outercourse? And How To Enjoy It (8 Fun Ways)

Often, people find ways to have fun without having sexual intercourse. Did you know that you can still have sexual intimacy without penis-in-vagina (PIV) penetration? This type of connection is typically referred to as outercourse.  You may be wondering, "What is outercourse?" This is an understandable question as outercourse is a relatively new term, though […]

Read More
August 31, 2020
What Is Spectatoring And How To Stop It? (5 Guilty Reasons)

Spectatoring during sex can be detrimental to the overall sexual experience, being overly conscious when making love to your partner could be referred to as the opposite of enjoying sex. Trying to ensure that everything is perfect, can make you lose track of the moment and kill your sexual desire.  Since it’s a natural thing […]

Read More
August 19, 2020
How To Overcome Sexual Performance Anxiety (7+ Sexy Ways)

Sex is supposed to be fun and pleasurable, it’s the perfect way for you and your partner to bond and explore intimacy in the relationship. However, for some, it has become more of a chore and not a special sexual experience. There’s no way you and your sexual partner will have fun, talk-less of reaching […]

Read More
August 10, 2020
Is He Sexually Deprived? (9+ Possible Clues)

Sexual deprivation is a real thing, it means your partner is feeling frustrated and unsatisfied with the sex in the relationship. Well, it happens! You could be having a good time, while your spouse still has his needs unmet (a little selfish, don't you think?).  There's a lot more to sex than meets the eye, […]

Read More
July 11, 2020
Things That Turn Guys Off In Bed (13+ Best Kept Secret Tips)

There is a common saying that men are moved by what they see. What most of the people who say this don’t know or talk about is that what holds the interest of the guy after liking what he sees is the important thing to note. I put it to you that a pretty face […]

Read More

Cheating & Infidelity

September 24, 2020
How Being Cheated On Changes You (7+ Unimaginable Ways)

Waking up to the realization that the castle you had been building up in your mind has been shattered to smithereens by the one person you chose to be with is earth-shattering. I’m no stranger to the transit feelings of hopelessness, doubt, anger, and pain, I’ve experienced it and lived it. So I can tell […]

Read More
August 28, 2020
How To Tell If He’s A Player (9 Deal-Breaker Signs)

We all know the guys that are players. The ones that have a girlfriend or entertain multiple women at a time. This guy is the man that promises you’re really amazing to him and tells five other girls the exact line.  If you’ve ever dated a player, you already know that they are key manipulators. […]

Read More
August 28, 2020
Is He Seeing Someone Else (5 Undeniable Signs)

Women have a powerful intuition about things like this, if you continuously feel like something is off, that’s already a sign he’s doing something to arouse such suspicions. Everyone wants to feel special, wanted, and loved, and a lot of that comes from being the only one in the picture with him.  As soon as […]

Read More
July 21, 2020
Cell Phone Signs Of A Cheating Husband  (11 Unfaithful Signs)

Does it feel like your husband or partner might be sneaking around with another woman? You suspect something is off about your significant other lately but you can’t seem to decipher what it is exactly.  While women sometimes have a nose for these things, I also trust you don’t want to confront him without substantial […]

Read More
July 8, 2020
Will My Husband Ever Forgive Me For Cheating? (5+ Noteworthy Justifications)

A lot of people have different views about infidelity, and it varies from relationship to relationship. Some take into account flirting with a casual person or even doing simple things like grabbing a cup of coffee with another person as infidelity. Even a night out, without your husband's knowledge, could be deemed as cheating. Also, […]

Read More
June 29, 2020
How Do Cheaters React When Accused? (12 Little-Known Ways)

Have you ever caught your partner cheating? What was their reaction? Did it confuse you? Did it leave you feeling unsure of yourself? If it did, then that’s precisely what he was going for. No philanderer wants to get caught in the act, and like a kid who’s stolen some candy, he’ll look for ways […]

Read More